Home Remedies for Mosquitoes
Mosquito infestation is on the rise. Although very small in size, many people are forbidden to sleep at night due to the pain of this insect. It's just that, even during the day, there is no escape from its pain now. Even so, owning one is still beyond the reach of the average person. But in addition to annoying infestations, mosquitoes carry a variety of infectious pathogens. Which can often be the cause of human death.
Let's find out the simple and homely ways to get rid of mosquitoes:
1. Use of lemon and clove
Cut the lemon into pieces and put a lot of cloves on the inside. Put the whole of the clove in the lemon, only the head part of the clove will be outside. Then place the lemon slices on a plate in the corner of the room. Yes, it can be free from mosquito infestation for several days. In this way the house mosquitoes will be completely eliminated. If you want, you can also put cloves in the lemon and put it on the window grill. This will prevent mosquitoes from entering the house.
2. Use of neem oil
Neem has a special ability to repel mosquitoes. Neem oil is also good for the skin. So you can use neem oil to get two benefits together. Mix equal amount of neem oil and coconut oil and apply on the skin. You will see that mosquitoes will not come near your edges and at the same time skin allergies and infections will be eliminated.
3. Use of mint
Take a small glass of water and put 5 to 6 mint trees in it and put it on the table. Change the water every 3 days. According to research in the Journal of Bioresource Technology, mint leaves, like basil, have the ability to repel mosquitoes. Not just mosquitoes but the smell of mint keeps many kinds of insects away from the house. Peel a squash, grate it and squeeze the juice. Spread this water vapor all over the house. You will see that all the mosquitoes in the house have escaped. If you want, you can also apply mint oil on the skin.
4. Nishinda and neem leaf powder with incense
If you use Nishinda and neem leaf powder with incense every day, you can get relief from mosquitoes.
5. Yellow electric light
To reduce mosquito infestation in the house, wrap the electric light in the house with yellow cellophane. The result will be yellow light. You will see that the mosquitoes have decreased, because the mosquitoes want to stay away from the yellow light. Also replace light bulbs indoors and outdoors. Mosquitoes are not usually attracted to all the lights. LED lights, yellow ‘bug lights’, or sodium lights are useful in this case. If these are lit, mosquito attacks outside the house in the evening will be reduced a lot.
. Burn tea leaves
Dry the used tea leaves well in the sun without throwing them away. In this way, use those tea leaves instead of washing them. All the mosquitoes and flies in the house will escape from the smoke of burning dried tea leaves.
. Burn the neem leaves
The smoke from burning neem leaves in coal or wood-coal fires is very effective in repelling mosquitoes.
. Catnip oil
The nepetalactone in catnip oil is about 10 times more potent than DEET (Diethyle-Meta-toluamide) in repelling mosquitoes. Mosquitoes will not even come close to the edge of the catnip oil makhale.
9. Place the teapot box on the porch
There is nothing to fear. The teapots eat hundreds of insects in an hour. So you can build a bat house to repel mosquitoes. Place on the porch or near the ventilator and let the tweezers work.
10. Keep the fan on
Mosquitoes are very light. On the other hand the speed of a fan is about two miles per hour. Since the rotation speed of the fan is much higher than the flying speed of the mosquito, it is easily pulled towards the blade of the mosquito. Turn on your table fan or pedal fan when mosquitoes arrive in your seating area or on the deck or in places where mosquitoes can easily enter your home. You will get relief from mosquitoes as well as comfort in hot weather.
11. Avoid black, blue and red clothes
Avoid clothing of the mosquito's preferred color. What a surprise! Yes, some species of mosquitoes are attracted to some dark colors like black, blue and red. And they are also sensitive to heat. So keep the house cool and wear light colored clothes.
12. Use of camphor
Mosquitoes cannot tolerate the smell of camphor at all. You can go to any pharmacy and buy camphor tablets. Place a 50 gram camphor tablet in a small bowl and fill the bowl with water. Then place it in the corner of the room. Mosquitoes will disappear immediately. Change the water after two days. Do not throw away the previous panituku. If you use this water to clean the house, you will also get rid of the pain of ants in the house.
13. Use perfume
Mosquitoes stay away from perfume. So before going to bed at night, you can apply perfume, perfume or lotion on your body. To be sure, mosquitoes will be seen much less than usual.
14. Spray garlic
Garlic spray is a very effective natural way to repel mosquitoes. Mix 1 part garlic juice in 5 parts water. Fill a bottle with the mixture and spray on areas of the body where mosquitoes can bite. By doing this, any kind of blood suckers will not come near your edge.
15. Stay away from stagnant water
Make sure that water does not freeze anywhere. Mosquitoes can breed if water accumulates around the house or in the yard. So wherever water accumulates, remove it. Prevent mosquito breeding.
16. Burn the coconut fiber
Mosquitoes can be removed with the help of the fiber on the coconut. Dry the coconut fiber and cut it into pieces. Hold the burning match stick in a wooden container. Mosquitoes will be removed in 5-6 minutes.
17. Kerosene oil spray
Take a kerosene oil spray bottle. Add a few pieces of camphor. Shake well and spray in the room. There will be no mosquitoes.